More Information About La Cinuelica Urbanization

It has been almost 2 years since we received the keys to our townhouse in the urbanization La Cinuelica, just south of Torrevieja on the Costa Blanca Spain. It seems strange to look back over those two years and see the transformation of the immediate area, and now to see the development look more or less like we thought it […]

Cheap Hotels in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is the place of different movie productions so many people gather here every year to catch a glimpse of their favorite movie stars and directors. Los Angeles is known for its spectacle and fascination, as well as being an accelerating center for culture and the arts. Visit Hollywood and Universal Studios to see the movie stars. If you […]

Hurricane season in Florida

I wrote this article last year as hurricane after hurricane hit Florida. It’s hurricane season. This year the season has turned ugly for the state of Florida. “There are no seasons in Florida,” they say. But now we can say that there are two distinct seasons in Florida: hurricane season and non-hurricane season. We moved to this state last year […]

Live the Dream – Christ Church, Barbados

Tourism in Barbados accounts for more than half of the growth of the economy. Annually, Barbados holidays entertain more than half a million visitors to the island and another half a million cruise ship passengers, a total of more than 1 million visitors a year. The good thing is that more than 25% of the tourists who have spent their […]

Tow Bar Types Explained

Explanation of the different types of tow bars available, the pros and cons explained for each type. Flanged Tow Bar Types The most widely used type of bar in the UK is the flange, where the tow ball is bolted to the bar with two 24mm bolts. There are also some variations of the flanged bar type that have four […]

The Pan African Games – Durham, North Carolina, 1971: John Akii-Bua breaks the African hurdles record

Introduction The capacity crowd of 34,000 (a two-day total was 52,000) at Duke University’s Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, North Carolina, who attended the USA-Pan Africa track meet (sometimes dubbed USA vs. the World), was later the largest to attend a track meet in the southern (southeastern) region of the United States. The meeting from July 16 to 17, 1971 […]